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 Current (2019) Editor's Choice and Best Value Awards


All the current Editors Choice, Best Value, Innovation and Ultimate Enthusiast Awards are posted here. If you would like to see the entire list of past winners go to the TackleTour Award Archive now.


 Editor's Choice

2019 Editor's Choice Awards: Every once in a while we will have the opportunity to review a product that really catches our attention as outstanding in every category. (Performance, Workmanship, Suitability, and Price/Value) This product is awarded our coveted editor's choice award and is automatically listed among the recommended products in it's appropriate category. (To see past winners click here)

Product Category Date Awarded
AFTCO Tactical Shorts Apparel 10/13/19
Buff Eclipse Sungloves Apparel 9/9/19
Z-Man and Evergreen Lures 8/2/19
iRod AIR IRA7104PRG-H Rods 7/29/19
Okuma Nomad Xpress Swimbait Travel Rods Rods 3/20/19
Megabass Dark Sleeper Lures 3/1/19
Finatic Pro Series Braid Line 1/18/19
Yeti Panga Backpack 28 Storage 1/15/19
Warbaits Underspin Terminal Tackle 1/2/19


 Best Value

2019 Best Value Awards:
The Best Value Award is given to products that demonstrate an excellent balance of performance versus price.
(To see past winners click here)


Product Category Date Awarded
Lew's Hyper Mag SP Baitcaster Reels 9/5/19
Shimano SLX Baitcaster Reels 2/7/19
Dobyns Fury 795SB Rods 1/5/19


 Innovation Award

2019 Innovation Awards:
The Innovation Award is given to products that are unique and/or showcase innovative new technologies that enhance and broaden the way anglers can approach the sport of fishing. This coveted award is reserved for the latest and  greatest revolutionary tackle. (To see past winners click here)


Product Category Date Awarded


 Ultimate Enthusiast

2019 Ultimate Enthusiast Awards: TackleTour's newest honor, is the Ultimate Enthusiast Award, which is reserved for supreme products in the Enthusiast Tackle category. To qualify for this award a product must exhibit extraordinary performance and uniqueness. These winners truly are of the most rare, collectible, sometimes weird, and always wonderful... enthusiast tackle from around the world. (To see past winners click here)

Product Category Date Awarded
Wild Lures Japan Wild Beat 9/2/19










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